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Inaugural Lecture: Professor Claudio Michelon

The Inaugural Lecture of Professor Claudio Michelon took place at the University of Edinburgh on 30 May 2016. The title of the lecture was "A value for Private Law".

From  Elisabeth Barlow on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Brainworks: How are brains formed and how should we treat them

Inaugural lecture of Professor David LyonsProfessor of NeurobiologyBrainworks: How are brains formed and how should we treat themThe human brain represents the most complex organisation of matter in…

From  Peter Crooks on March 16th, 2020 0 likes 119 plays 0  

TB or not TB? The fight for immunity

Inaugural lecture of Professor Jayne HopePersonal Chair of ImmunologyCells of the innate immune response control our responses to infectious disease and are central to the initiation of…

From  Peter Crooks on January 31st, 2020 1 likes 175 plays 0  

Stem cells and cancer: the good, the bad and the ugly

Inaugural lecture of Professor Steve PollardProfessor of Stem Cell and Cancer BiologyDuring the normal development of our nervous system, neural stem cells are responsible for generating the large…

From  Peter Crooks on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Seasonal Reproduction in Birds: From Seeing the Light to Weathering the Storm

Inaugural lecture of Professor Simone Meddle Personal Chair of Behavioural NeuroendocrinologyProfessor Simone Meddle will discuss research showing how the environment regulates the reproductive…

From  Peter Crooks on November 4th, 2019 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Professor Chris Ponting Inaugural Lecture

Three Billion Letters of You

From  Stephen Cass on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 259 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Tara Spires Jones

Alzheimer's through the looking glass: How imaging brain changes may lead to effective treatmentsInaugural lecture of Tara Spires-Jones, Professor of NeurodegenerationAlzheimer's disease,…

From  Peter Crooks on July 3rd, 2019 0 likes 135 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Lorna Marson

Inaugural lecture of Lorna Marson, Professor of Transplant Surgery Although we transplanted just over 3000 kidneys in the UK last year, 5000 patients are still waiting for this life-saving and…

From  Peter Crooks on June 20th, 2019 0 likes 155 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Damian Mole

The pancreas is responsible for digesting all the fat, protein and carbohydrates that we eat, and is essential for health. However, when things go wrong with the pancreas, as happens in inflammation…

From  Peter Crooks on May 6th, 2019 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Professor John Ravenscroft Inaugural Lecture - The Representation(s) of Childhood Visual Impairment

John Ravenscroft Inaugural Lecture - The Representation(s) of Childhood Visual Impairment 05.12.2018

From  Ileana Iacobescu on May 2nd, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Professor Lani Florian - Inclusive Pedagogy

Professor Lani Florian, Bell Chair of Education, delivers her inaugural lecture entitled Inclusive Pedagogy: a transformative approach to understanding and responding to individual differences. …

From  Aiko Greig on May 2nd, 2019 0 likes 62 plays 0  

Professor Siân Bayne - The Trouble with Digital Education

Professor Siân Bayne, Personal Chair of Digital Education, delivers her inaugural lecture entitled, The Trouble with Digital Education. Digital technologies in education are often considered…

From  Aiko Greig on May 2nd, 2019 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Prof. Andrew Erskine - Roman Power, Greek Reaction

Andrew Erskine, Professor of Ancient History, delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "Roman power, Greek reaction". At the beginning of second century BC, Rome announced that it had…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 30th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays

Prof. Martin Chick: Time, Economics and a Political Economy of Britain since 1945

Professor Martin Chick, Chair of Economic History, delivers his inaugural lecture entitled, "The Times They Are A-Changin': Time, Economics and a Political Economy of Britain since…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 30th, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Professor Ewen Cameron Inaugural Lecture - 'The Political Histories of Modern Scotland'

Professor Ewen A Cameron, Sir William Fraser Professor of Scottish History and Palaeography delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "The Political Histories of Modern Scotland". …

From  Muireann Crowley on April 30th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays

Professor Clive Bonsall inaugural lecture - 'Farmers, Floods and River Gods: What happened at the Iron Gates of the Danube, between 6300 and 6000 BC'

The inaugural lecture from Professor Clive Bonsall from our School of Arts, Culture & Environment entitled "Farmers, Floods and River Gods: What happened at the Iron Gates of the Danube…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 30th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays